Results by element

We’ve assessed the evidence for each distinct element outlined in our framework. You can browse by element below, by cross cutting themes here, or by livelihood type. 

If you’d like to view the PDF report, you can view it here, which encompasses each various view option within one document. 

Work and Markets

Access to work & markets

Are there income generating opportunities for those who want them?

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Earnings

Earnings

Is there a fair return for time and assets applied?

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Flexibility

Flexibility

Can people work and sell, when and where they want?

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Objectivity and Professionalism

Objectivity & Professionalism

Do people feel they are treated with dignity and respect?

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Inclusion

Inclusion

Can anyone pursue this livelihood?

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Health and safety

Health & Safety

Are people healthy and safe when pursuing this livelihood?

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Upskilling and Growth

Upskilling & Growth

Can people learn and advance?

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Betweenness and Protection

Betweenness & Protection

How is the space between employment & self-employment experienced?

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Association

Association, Organization & Support

Are people in this together?

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Social Acceptability

Social Acceptability

How do others view platform livelihoods?

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Purpose & Passion

Purpose & Passion

What mark does the work leave on the world?

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Entrepreneurial Drive

Entrepreneurial Drive

Is it important to be one’s own boss?

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Earnings

Earnings

Is there a fair return for time and assets applied?

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Flexibility

Flexibility

Can people work and sell, when and where they want?

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Objectivity and Professionalism

Objectivity & Professionalism

Do people feel they are treated with dignity and respect?

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Inclusion

Inclusion

Can anyone pursue this livelihood?

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Health and safety

Health & Safety

Are people healthy and safe when pursuing this livelihood?

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Upskilling and Growth

Upskilling & Growth

Can people learn and advance?

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Betweenness and Protection

Betweenness and Protection

How is this space between employment and self-employment experienced? And how are people protected in it?

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Association

Association, Organization & Support

Are people in this together?

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Social Acceptability

Social Acceptability

How do others view platform livelihoods?

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Purpose & Passion

Purpose & Passion

What mark does the work leave on the world?

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Entrepreneurial Drive

Entrepreneurial Drive

Is it important to be one’s own boss?

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